Just moved? Looking for some places to bring your furry friend while you’re at work or where you can wash all the mud off after a crazy romp in the dog park? There are a lot of pet friendly businesses in Chicago.
Here are a few places that will give your canine some TLC:
Happy Hounds is a dog daycare located at 2521 N Lincoln Ave and is open from 7am to 7pm Mon thru Fri and 11am to 5pm on Sat. They are closed on Sundays. Happy Hounds has two levels where dogs can play, romp, and make new friends. The first level is for small dogs and the second is for medium to large dogs. The dogs are supervised by staff that are all CPR certified. Happy Hounds also does boarding for when you need to take a trip for $50 a night with daycare included. If you are looking for training classes, they also offer those as well as a party space for your pup’s birthday! For more information call 773-477-2707 or visit their website.
Soggy Paws is the place to wash your dog, dry your dog, and go home happy. They are located at 1148 W Leland Ave and are open Tues thru Fri from 11am to 7pm, Sat 9am to 6pm, and Sun 10am to 5pm. They have a whole wash kit for your dog complete with towels and air dryers. If you are unable to wash your dog, they will do it for you. While you’re there you can also pick up some food, toys, treats, and leashes. If you have a dog that needs a new spring haircut, make an appointment and they will clip, wash, and make your dog look fabulous. For more information call 773-334-7663 or visit their website.
Get Pet is a dog walking service covering many neighborhoods in Chicago. Their goal is to provide one on one attention to each furry friend they meet and take care of for overnight stays or daily walks. Get Pet is located at 77 W Huron. The staff will work to reinforce commands, help with potty training, and customize the walks for each dog based on energy level, age, and health. For more information visit their website.
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